Bull City Biz

Bull City Biz

Cultivating an Appreciation of Sustainable Farming in Durham

Born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri, Amy Sliffe moved to Durham with husband Josh the day after they married in 2010. “We still...

Tre Bella Sisters Offer Brides & Shoppers Caring Customer Service

Rebecca "Becky" Simmons fell in love with Durham when she arrived in 1996 to attend Duke, where she also earned her master’s degree. Younger...

Duke Student’s STEM Story Featured in Brawny Campaign

This month, the Brawny Man – red and black plaid flannel, ax wielding, muscular – is off the paper towel packaging for the first...

Retail Therapy Takes On New Meaning at Downtown Boutique

Before she opened her downtown boutique, before she practiced psychiatry for 10 years in Durham, and before she studied medicine at UNC, Dr. Rebecca...

Baseball Training Company Sets Up New Home Base

When Chas Pippitt started what is now Baseball Rebellion – a multi-faceted baseball training company that is about to open a 13,000-square-foot facility on...

Entrepreneurship at Duke Plays Integral Role In Durham’s Growth

Recently, Duke University President Richard Brodhead wrote in a column for The News & Observer about the university’s intentional relationship with Durham. “Duke and...

Challenge Your Puzzle-Solving Skills at Mission X Escape

When you arrive at Mission X Escape, the first thing you'll notice is a wall covered in photos of past winners and losers. It looms large in the...

Promote Your Business During Best of Durham Voting

Congratulations on being nominated for Best of Durham 2017 as part of our annual poll. Please encourage your friends, family and customers to vote...

Fast-Growing Energy Drink Company Founded by Duke Grad

Every now and then – usually as she dangles from a rock face or climbing wall – 27-year-old Tatiana Birgisson stops thinking about how...

A Runaway Success: Cultivating Durham’s Lifestyle Brand

Gabriel Eng-Goetz’s signature “DURM” line of clothing has caught on since he launched in 2011, but the sheer velocity of enthusiasm still takes him...